The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for SCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 100 130 128
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SCOM 5 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.41% 0.82% 0.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.23% 8.16% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 6
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

SCOM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 155 196 208
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 12.65% 10.07% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 116 176 137
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing SCOM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Reading

SCOM
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCOM in Reading.

Salary trend for SCOM in Reading

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
3 7 (77.78%) Office 365
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) IaaS
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) MCITP
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) MCSE
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Service Management
7 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
7 2 (22.22%) SNMP
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco
7 2 (22.22%) LDAP
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) IIS
7 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) Unix
7 2 (22.22%) CRM
7 2 (22.22%) LAN

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) IaaS
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) PaaS
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) SNMP
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (11.11%) Skype
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Azure Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) e-Health
1 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
1 2 (22.22%) Information Security
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Logistics
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCITP
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (22.22%) MCTS
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper